A-AS Level (CIE) Psychology: Specimen Questions with Answers 176 - 177 of 299

Question 176

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Explain the categories of sexual dysfunction among women and men (Marks 6)

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Categories of Sexual dysfunctions among men and women

  • Desire- Men- Male hypoactive sexual desire disorder (little or no desire to have sex)
  • Desire- Women- Female sexual interest/arousal disorder (little or no desire to have sex)
  • Arousal-Men-Erectile disorder (difficulty attaining or maintain erections)
  • Arousal-Women- Female sexual interest/arousal disorder (little or no desire to have sex)
  • Orgasm-Men- Delayed ejaculation; premature (early) ejaculation
  • Pain-Women- Genito-pelvic/penetration disorder (pain, anxiety and tension associated with sexual activity; veganism’s i. e. , muscle spasms in the vagina that interfere with penetration

Question 177

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Explain the criteria for pedophilic disorder (Marks 4)

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A. Over a period of at least 6 months recurrent and intense sexual arousing fantasies, sexual urges or behavior involving sexual activity with a prepubescent child or children (generally 13 years or younger)

B. The person has acted on these sexual urges or fantasies cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational or other important areas of functioning

C. The individual is at least age 16years and at least 5 years older than the child or children in criteria A

The criteria for pedophilic disorder

The Criteria for Pedophilic Disorder

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